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  • WICKED Announces Lottery Policy for Schuster Center RunWICKED Announces Lottery Policy for Schuster Center Run
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 22, 2015

    A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is returning to the Schuster Center with performances from April 29- May 17.  (more...)

    BREAKING!: Thomas Kail & Alex Rudzinski to Direct FOX Musical Event GREASE: LIVEBREAKING!: Thomas Kail & Alex Rudzinski to Direct FOX Musical Event GREASE: LIVE
    by TV News Desk - Apr 15, 2015

    Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) and Paramount Television announced today that Tony Award-nominated director Thomas Kail ('Hamilton,' 'In the Heights') and veteran director Alex Rudzinski ('Dancing with the Stars') will direct the live musical event GREASE: LIVE. (more...)

    Broadway's Biggest Blockbuster WICKED Returns to Seattle This Summer; Tickets on Sale 4/13Broadway's Biggest Blockbuster WICKED Returns to Seattle This Summer; Tickets on Sale 4/13
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2015

    After breaking box office records in 2012, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Seattle's Paramount Theatre from July 8 - August 2. Tickets for the return engagement go on sale Monday, April 13th at 10am and will be available on-line at stgpresents.org and tickets.com, by calling 877-STG-4TIX (784-4849) or in person at select Ticketmaster locations and at The Paramount Theatre Box Office (Monday through Friday, 10am to 6pm). (more...)

    Lindsey Stirling Performs Lively INTO THE WOODS Medley In New Disney Music VideoLindsey Stirling Performs Lively INTO THE WOODS Medley In New Disney Music Video
    by Pat Cerasaro - Apr 4, 2015

    A fresh take on several INTO THE WOODS songs! (more...)

    NNPN to Present Rolling World Premieres for Beckim's LIGHTS RISE ON GRACE and Yee's IN A WORD in 2015NNPN to Present Rolling World Premieres for Beckim's LIGHTS RISE ON GRACE and Yee's IN A WORD in 2015
    by BWW News Desk - Apr 2, 2015

    The NATIONAL NEW PLAY NETWORK (NNPN), the country's alliance of non-profit theaters that champions the development, production, and continued life of new plays, announces its 48th and 49th Rolling World Premieres: Chad Beckim's Lights Rise on Grace and Lauren Yee's in a word, as well as openings for its 43rd, 44th, and 47th plays, Uncanny Valley by Thomas Gibbons, Colossal by Andrew Hinderaker, and River City by Diana Grisanti. (more...)

    TDF to Host Special Performance of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES to Benefit Open DoorsTDF to Host Special Performance of THE HEIDI CHRONICLES to Benefit Open Doors
    by BWW News Desk - Mar 30, 2015

    On Saturday, April 18th, TDF will host a special reception and performance of The Heidi Chronicles to celebrate the show's Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Wendy Wasserstein, and to raise funds for the arts education program she co-founded, TDF's Open Doors. Open Doors, now in its 17th year, is the first arts education program to be awarded a special Tony Honor for 'Excellence in the Theatre.' (more...)

    New Video Of Cut INTO THE WOODS Song 'She'll Be Back' Performed By Traci HinesNew Video Of Cut INTO THE WOODS Song 'She'll Be Back' Performed By Traci Hines
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 30, 2015

    Another look at the new Sondheim song for INTO THE WOODS! (more...)

    INTO THE WOODS Becomes #5 Highest Grossing Movie Musical & Earns Nearly $200 Million Worldwide So FarINTO THE WOODS Becomes #5 Highest Grossing Movie Musical & Earns Nearly $200 Million Worldwide So Far
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 28, 2015

    INTO THE WOODS is officially the #6 highest-grossing movie musical of the last 40 years! (more...)

    INTO THE WOODS Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD TodayINTO THE WOODS Available On Blu-ray, DVD & Digital HD Today
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 24, 2015

    The new INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray hits the shelves today! (more...)

    Anna Kendrick & Chris Pine Talk Relationships In New Bonus Clip From INTO THE WOODS Blu-rayAnna Kendrick & Chris Pine Talk Relationships In New Bonus Clip From INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 24, 2015

    Anna Kendrick and Chris Pine talk romance in a bonus clip from the new INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray! (more...)

    Meryl Streep & More In Gripping New Bonus Clips From INTO THE WOODS Blu-rayMeryl Streep & More In Gripping New Bonus Clips From INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 23, 2015

    Meryl Streep and more grapple with special effects in a bonus clip from the new INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray! (more...)

    Which Prince Do You Prefer? Take The INTO THE WOODS 'Agony' Relationship Quiz To Find OutWhich Prince Do You Prefer? Take The INTO THE WOODS 'Agony' Relationship Quiz To Find Out
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 22, 2015

    Which INTO THE WOODS prince do you prefer? (more...)

    BWW TV Exclusive: Rob Marshall Reveals Why He Loves INTO THE WOODS in DVD Bonus Features!BWW TV Exclusive: Rob Marshall Reveals Why He Loves INTO THE WOODS in DVD Bonus Features!
    by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 19, 2015

    INTO THE WOODS arrived in movie theaters nationwide on Christmas Day and both the Blu-ray and DVD editions are now available for pre-order, as well as a HD digital download, set to be released on March 24. Below, BroadwayWorld is excited to share with you an exclusive clip that reveals why director Rob Marshall felt so strongly about bringing the musical to the big screen! (more...)

    Rob Marshall In New Behind The Scenes Bonus Clip From INTO THE WOODS Blu-rayRob Marshall In New Behind The Scenes Bonus Clip From INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 19, 2015

    A bonus clip from the new INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray! (more...)

    Meryl Streep Talks Transformation In New Behind The Scenes Bonus Clip From INTO THE WOODS Blu-rayMeryl Streep Talks Transformation In New Behind The Scenes Bonus Clip From INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 18, 2015

    Meryl Streep shines in a bonus clip from the new INTO THE WOODS Blu-ray! (more...)

    PHOTO: First Look - Tom Hanks Stars in Spielberg Thriller BRIDGE OF SPIESPHOTO: First Look - Tom Hanks Stars in Spielberg Thriller BRIDGE OF SPIES
    by Movies News Desk - Mar 18, 2015

    DreamWorks Pictures'/Fox 2000 Pictures' upcoming dramatic thriller directed by three-time Academy Award®-winning director Steven Spielberg (“Saving Private Ryan,” “Schindler's List”) and starring two-time Academy Award winner Tom Hanks (more...)

    SOUND OFF Special Edition: 10 Reasons To Get Excited About The Release Of INTO THE WOODS On Blu-ray, Digital HD & Disney Movies AnywhereSOUND OFF Special Edition: 10 Reasons To Get Excited About The Release Of INTO THE WOODS On Blu-ray, Digital HD & Disney Movies Anywhere
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 16, 2015

    Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine's celebrated multi-award-winning fairy tale-themed musical INTO THE WOODS is coming to Blu-ray, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere on March 24 and today we are highlighting 10 reasons why this modern movie musical marvel is absolutely essential to own - for those already familiar with the classic stories and the musical's unique take on them as well as those experiencing this unique interpretation of the Brothers Grimm for the very first time. Needless to say, CHICAGO director Rob Marshall's vision for the visually and aurally splendorous Disney production is beyond compare - with a star-studded cast to match! And, as BroadwayWorld readers know - it doesn't get any better than a musical by the master himself, Stephen Sondheim. Yet, the Blu-ray, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere edition of INTO THE WOODS offers even more reasons to get excited - and to grab yourself a copy as soon as possible now that it is available for purchase. (more...)

    Photos: Fifteen Shades of Green - Celebrating the Women of WICKED's Emerald City Tour After 10 Years on the RoadPhotos: Fifteen Shades of Green - Celebrating the Women of WICKED's Emerald City Tour After 10 Years on the Road
    by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2015

    To celebrate the show's ten years on the road and the fifteen ladies that have taken on 'Defying Gravity' in the Emerald City cast, we bring you a roundup of all of the Elphabas, from Stephanie J. Block to Jennifer DiNoia! (more...)

    First North American Tour of WICKED Comes to a Close This Sunday in Los Angeles; Second National Tour to Continue IndefinitelyFirst North American Tour of WICKED Comes to a Close This Sunday in Los Angeles; Second National Tour to Continue Indefinitely
    by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2015

    ?After 4,160 performances, 520 playing weeks, 124 engagements in 55 different cities, and 10 years to the week after it launched in Toronto in March 2005, the final performance of the First North American tour of WICKED will be Sunday, March 15 at the Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles. (more...)

    New Sing-A-Long Video Clip Of Meryl Streep Singing Cut Sondheim Song From INTO THE WOODS MovieNew Sing-A-Long Video Clip Of Meryl Streep Singing Cut Sondheim Song From INTO THE WOODS Movie
    by Pat Cerasaro - Mar 5, 2015

    Meryl Streep shines with a brand new Sondheim song! (more...)

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